MHRD to bring DTH channel to hone entrepreneurial skills

HT reports that the work will start this week onwards with the channel focused to serve as a platform to the entire country’s youth.

Posted in:

Estimated reading time: 0 minutes, 56 seconds

The Ministry of Human Resources Development (MHRD) is planning to launch a new DTH channel that will cater to entrepreneurship and innovation, according to reports. The niche DTH channel which is in the planning stage will be focused on improving the entrepreneurial skills of the youth.

According to a Hindustan Times report, the Union HRD Ministry and education regulator AICTE are planning to introduce the channel soon under the leadership of former Prasar Bharati chief A Surya Prakash.

A high profile nine-member panel headed by him having leading media persons, entrepreneurs, and educationists is reported to have been formed. HT reports that the work will start this week onwards with the channel focused to serve as a platform to the entire country’s youth.

The move notably comes at a time when the HRD Ministry has tied up with Airtel Digital TV and Tata Sky to air its yet to be launched 12 DTH channels that will help students learn from home. The Center has been focusing on using the DTH and Radio means to plug gaps in the online driven education system which cannot be accessed by everyone.

DreamDTH is the source for breaking news and exclusive updates in DTH and Television industry! For the latest news and updates, follow us on Twitter, Google News, Telegram and Facebook. For the latest videos updates, subscribe to our YouTube channel.

Avatar of Basil Kannagi Arasu
Basil Kannagi Arasu

Editor-in-chief

Basil currently works as the Editor-in-chief at DreamDTH. He likes to write and cover the latest happenings in the Media and Entertainment Industry in India. You can always find him browsing his phone.

Subscribe
Notify of
guest
0 Comments
Inline Feedbacks
View all comments

Visit our forums

Join the discussions with thousands of active members who share the same interests as you and learn something new...